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Extreme & Weird Weather of the World - Archive for 2017051709
Currently using 35297 observations from 5011 unique global stations over the past 3 hours.
Last Updated: Wed May 17 09:44:51 UTC 2017



1 station reporting temperature -55°C or colder

2 stations reporting temperature -50°C to -54°C

0 stations reporting temperature -45°C to -49°C

0 stations reporting temperature -40°C to -44°C

0 stations reporting temperature 55°C or warmer

0 stations reporting temperature 50°C to 54°C

2 stations reporting temperature 45°C to 49°C

47 stations reporting temperature 40°C to 44°C


1 station reporting dewpoint 30°C or greater

13 stations reporting dewpoint 28-29°C

99 stations reporting dewpoint 26-27°C


1 station reporting wind gusts 70kt or stronger

0 stations reporting wind gusts 60-69kt

2 stations reporting wind gusts 50-59kt

25 stations reporting wind gusts 40-49kt


2 stations reporting (sustained) wind chill of -55°C or colder

0 stations reporting (sustained) wind chill of -50°C to -54°C

0 stations reporting (sustained) wind chill of -45°C to -49°C

0 stations reporting (sustained) wind chill of -40°C to -44°C


1 station reporting heat index of 55°C or hotter

7 stations reporting heat index of 50°C to 54°C

26 stations reporting heat index of 45°C to 49°C

104 stations reporting heat index of 40°C to 44°C


0 stations reporting sea level pressure < 940mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 940mb - 949mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 950mb - 959mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 960mb - 969mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 970mb - 979mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure >= 1060mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 1055-1059mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 1050-1054mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 1045-1049mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 1040-1044mb


0 stations reporting 3-hourly pressure fall of 10mb or greater

2 stations reporting 3-hourly pressure fall of 5mb to 9.9mb

21 stations reporting 3-hourly pressure rise of 5mb to 9.9mb

2 stations reporting 3-hourly pressure rise of 10mb or greater


2 stations reporting heavy snow

0 stations reporting any sleet

4 stations reporting any freezing rain

67 stations reporting heavy rain

8 stations reporting unknown precipitation type


1 station reporting ice accretion in the past 1 hour

1 station reporting ice accretion in the past 3 hours

1 station reporting ice accretion in the past 6 hours

0 stations reporting hourly snow depth increase (SNINCR) of 3+"

0 stations reporting hourly snow depth increase (SNINCR) of 2"

0 stations reporting hourly snow depth increase (SNINCR) of 1"

0 stations reporting hourly (melted) precip total of 3" or greater

0 stations reporting hourly (melted) precip total of 2-2.99"

1 station reporting hourly (melted) precip total of 1-1.99"

16 stations reporting hourly (melted) precip total of 0.5-0.99"

0 stations reporting 3 or 6 hourly (melted) precip total of 5" or greater

0 stations reporting 3 or 6 hourly (melted) precip total of 4-4.99"

0 stations reporting 3 or 6 hourly (melted) precip total of 3-3.99"

3 stations reporting 3 or 6 hourly (melted) precip total of 2-2.99"


0 stations reporting tornado, funnel cloud or waterspout

0 stations reporting mammatus cloud

1 station reporting hail

1 station reporting thundersnow

0 stations reporting thundersleet

146 stations reporting thunder with rain


1 station reporting blizzard conditions

0 stations reporting near-blizzard conditions


1 station reporting visibility of zero

16 stations reporting visibility 1/8 mile or less, but not zero

1 station reporting visibility 75 miles or greater

1 station reporting visibility 50-74 miles


2 stations reporting aurora

0 stations reporting solar/lunar eclipse


0 stations reporting aircraft mishap

0 stations reporting bird hazard on the runway

1 station reporting volcanic ash

0 stations reporting ice crystals/diamond dust

0 stations reporting blowing spray

10 stations reporting dust or duststorm

3 stations reporting sand or sandstorm

3 stations reporting smoke


Stations falling into 4 or more extreme categories

Stations falling into 3 extreme categories

Stations falling into 2 extreme categories

  • DIAP: Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • GQNI: Nema, Mauritania
        Visibility, Sand/Sandstorm
  • K0CO: Berthoud Pass, CO, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Visibility
  • KABI: Abilene, Abilene Regional Airport, TX, United States
        Pressure Change, Thunderstorm
  • KAFW: Fort Worth, Fort Worth Alliance Airport, TX, United States
        Pressure Change, Thunderstorm
  • KANW: Ainsworth Municipal, NE, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KAUW: Wausau, Wausau Downtown Airport, WI, United States
        Pressure Change, Thunderstorm
  • KBTA: Blair, NE, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KBVO: Bartlesville, OK, United States
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • KCQB: Chandler, Chandler Municipal Airport, OK, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, Thunderstorm
  • KCWA: Mosinee / Central Wisconsin, WI, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KDSM: Des Moines, Des Moines Intl Arpt, IA, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, Thunderstorm
  • KDTO: Denton, Denton Municipal Airport, TX, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, Thunderstorm
  • KDYS: Abilene, Dyess AFB, TX, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, Thunderstorm
  • KEST: Estherville, IA, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KETN: UNKNOWN,
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • KFCM: Minneapolis, Flying Cloud Airport, MN, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KFET: Fremont Municipal Airport, NE, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KFTW: Fort Worth, Meacham Intl Arpt, TX, United States
        Pressure Change, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • KGOK: Guthrie, Guthrie Municipal Airport, OK, United States
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • KGYL: Glencoe, Glencoe Municipal Airport, MN, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KHCD: Hutchinson, MN, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KHIF: Hill AFB / Ogden, UT, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KIDP: Independence Airport, KS, United States
        Wind, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • KIMT: Iron Mountain / Kingsford, Ford Airport, MI, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KLNK: Lincoln, Lincoln Municipal Airport, NE, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KLUM: Menomonie, WI, United States
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • KLWD: Lamoni, Lamoni Municipal Airport, IA, United States
        Pressure Change, Thunderstorm
  • KMCW: Mason City, Mason City Municipal Airport, IA, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KMDZ: Medford, Taylor County Airport, WI, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KNFW: Fort Worth, Naval Air Stn, TX, United States
        Pressure Change, Thunderstorm
  • KOFF: Omaha / Offutt AFB, NE, United States
        3/6-Hourly Precip Total, Thunderstorm
  • KOGD: Ogden, Ogden-Hinckley Airport, UT, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KOKC: Oklahoma City, OK, United States
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • KOKM: Okmulgee, Okmulgee Municipal Airport, OK, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KQC5: UNKNOWN,
        Hourly Precip Total, Thunderstorm
  • KRGK: Red Wing, Red Wing Municipal Airport, MN, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, Thunderstorm
  • KRHI: Rhinelander, WI, United States
        Pressure Change, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • KRQO: El Reno, OK, United States
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • KSNL: Shawnee, Shawnee Municipal Airport, OK, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, Thunderstorm
  • KSPS: Wichita Falls, Sheppard AFB, TX, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KSWO: Stillwater, Stillwater Regional Airport, OK, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KTIK: Tinker AFB, OK, United States
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • KTUL: Tulsa, Tulsa Intl Arpt, OK, United States
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • KULM: New Ulm Municipal, MN, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, Thunderstorm
  • KVOK: Volk / Camp Douglas, WI, United States
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • KVTN: Valentine, Miller Field, NE, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • NVSG: Longana, Vanuatu
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • RPLC: Clarkfield Pampanga Intl Arpt, Philippines
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • UNAA: Abakan, Russia
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • VABP: Bhopal / Bairagarh, India
        Temperature, Dust/Duststorm
  • VDPP: Phnom-Penh / Pochentong, Cambodia
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • VEGY: Gaya, India
        Temperature, Dewpoint
  • VEKO: Khajuraho Civil Aerodrome, India
        Temperature, Dust/Duststorm
  • VTSP: Phuket Airport, Thailand
        Dewpoint, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • WBGB: Bintulu, Malaysia
        Dewpoint, Precipitation Type/Intensity


80 unidentified stations (out of a total of 105 documented unknown stations)

  • BIHU (NEW)
  • EGMW (OLD)
  • ENUG (OLD)
  • ENWV (OLD)
  • ETML (OLD)
  • FDMV (OLD)
  • GQNO (OLD)
  • K18H (NEW)
  • K19S (NEW)
  • K1AN (OLD)
  • K1AW (OLD)
  • K1BN (OLD)
  • K1BW (OLD)
  • K1CN (OLD)
  • K1CW (OLD)
  • K1DN (OLD)
  • K1DW (OLD)
  • K1EN (OLD)
  • K1FN (OLD)
  • K1FW (OLD)
  • K1GN (OLD)
  • K1HN (OLD)
  • K1HW (OLD)
  • K1IN (OLD)
  • K1IW (OLD)
  • K1JN (OLD)
  • K1KN (OLD)
  • K1LN (OLD)
  • K1MN (OLD)
  • K1NN (OLD)
  • K1ON (OLD)
  • K2LS (NEW)
  • K3L4 (OLD)
  • K3S8 (NEW)
  • K6P9 (OLD)
  • K6S0 (NEW)
  • K6S2 (NEW)
  • K8A3 (NEW)
  • KAPS (NEW)
  • KBAM (NEW)
  • KBEC (NEW)
  • KBOU (NEW)
  • KCXW (NEW)
  • KETN (NEW)
  • KGPC (NEW)
  • KHLB (NEW)
  • KHME (OLD)
  • KI23 (NEW)
  • KI68 (NEW)
  • KJSL (OLD)
  • KKY8 (NEW)
  • KLNA (NEW)
  • KM04 (NEW)
  • KM75 (NEW)
  • KNOZ (NEW)
  • KQBD (OLD)
  • KQC5 (OLD)
  • KQD3 (OLD)
  • KQGE (OLD)
  • KQKR (OLD)
  • KQN3 (OLD)
  • KQRD (OLD)
  • KQWX (OLD)
  • KQZF (NEW)
  • KREG (NEW)
  • KRID (NEW)
  • KS33 (NEW)
  • KSEF (NEW)
  • KSXU (NEW)
  • KSZY (NEW)
  • KTMT (NEW)
  • KXNT (OLD)
  • LEAG (OLD)
  • OEAR (OLD)
  • OICM (OLD)
  • SESG (OLD)
  • SPJC (OLD)
  • UCFL (OLD)
  • VVCI (NEW)
  • YAYT (OLD)